To learn more about the potato industry, visit these websites:
The United States Potato Board is the promotion and marketing organization for the US potato industry. Positioned as the “catalyst for positive change,” the USPB is the central organizing force in implementing programs that will increase demand for US potatoes around the globe. The USPB is supported and directed solely by the 4,000 commercial potato growers operating in the United States. The United States Potato Board’s International website: www.potatoesusa.com
The National Potato Council is the advocate for the economic well-being of US potato growers on federal legislative, regulatory, environmental, and trade issues.
The Goodness Grows in North Carolina program is the official marketing program for the NC Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. The primary goal of the program is to assist in the promotion of North Carolina Agriculture as a whole and increasing the visibility of NC products by working with growers and companies that produce NC agricultural products. Through retail and foodservice marketing assistance, as well as, event marketing, special promotions and advertising campaigns focusing on awareness, Goodness Grows can assist companies in their pursuit of reaching the consumer.